Group Commends Atiku over Stand on Restructuring

Group Commends Atiku over Stand on Restructuring

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt A socio-political pressure group of professionals in Nigeria, The Nigerian Professionals for Progress, has commended former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, over what the group termed as “very principled, patriotic and nationalist stand on the issue of restructuring of Nigerian. The group who spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital, through […]

Osogbo-Born professionals mourn Senator Adeleke

Osogbo-Born professionals mourn Senator Adeleke

A group of professionals of Osogbo extraction at home and in diaspora under the aegis of ‘Osogbo Affairs’, have described the sudden death of the first Civilian Governor of State of Osun, late Alhaji Isiaka Adeleke, as a huge loss to the state and the nation. In a press statement issued by the group to […]

Southern Kaduna: CAN Says Security Agencies Not Doing Enough

Southern Kaduna: CAN Says Security Agencies Not Doing Enough

Chris Steven, Abuja The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN has attributed the continued killings in Southern Kaduna to the failure of  security agencies to arrest and bring to book those responsible for the killings. The Christian umbrella body said the security operatives must wake up to their responsibilities noting that despite the curfew and the […]

Help Check Criminal Elements, el-Rufai Urges Northern Royal Fathers

Help Check Criminal Elements, el-Rufai Urges Northern Royal Fathers

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Monday begged political, traditional and religious leaders in the country to be united in condemning the incessant killings and destruction of lives and properties in northern Nigeria under any guise. Addressing a meeting of traditional rulers from across the 19 states that make the old northern region, against […]

Southern Kaduna: Dambazau Cautions Against Religious Conflicts

Southern Kaduna: Dambazau Cautions Against Religious Conflicts

Chris Steven, Abuja As condemnation continues to trail the killings in Southern Kaduna, the Minister of the Interior, Lt Gen (Rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau has called on Nigerians not to allow themselves to be dragged into religious conflicts as a result of the crisis. Dambazau in a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday by his […]

Panama Leaks: My Hands Are Clean – Mark

Panama Leaks: My Hands Are Clean  –  Mark

Chris Steven, Abuja Former Senate President, Senator David Mark has reacted to media reports on the Panama papers in which he was alleged to have operated offshore companies saying that his name was not listed in the database of Mossack Fonseca Law Firm. In a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday by his Media Assistant, […]

Plateau Gov. Pledges Support For Digitization In Broadcasting

Plateau Gov. Pledges Support For Digitization In Broadcasting

‎Chris Steven, Abuja ‎The Plateau State Governor, Mr. Simon Lalong, has pledged the support of his administration for the actualization of the Digital Switch Over (DSO) in broadcasting in the country by June 2017. Mr. Lalong, who gave the pledge in Jos during a courtesy visit by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai […]

Linking Buratai With Arms Deal Will Affect Insurgency Fight Says CSOs

Linking Buratai With Arms Deal Will Affect Insurgency Fight Says CSOs

Chris Steven, Abuja Civil Rights Organisation, Centre for Social Justice , Equity and Transparency ( CESJET ), has condemned recent  allegations linking the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai to the ongoing Dasuki armsgate scandal. The group in a statement signed by its Executive Secretary, Comrade Ikpa Isaac,  described the  allegations of […]

Obasanjo Bags Masters in Theology, Proceeds Phd

Obasanjo Bags Masters in Theology, Proceeds Phd

…as NOUN graduates 10,000 students  Chris Steven, Abuja Again, former president Olusegun Obasanjo has moved up the leader in his  pursuit of higher academic   qualifications as he on Saturday alongside other students of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) graduated at the university’s 5th convocation ceremony. Chief Obasanjo who had earlier graduated from the […]

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